At A Glance: This Prescriber in 2011
Self-Reported Primary Specialty
Rank: 37 out of 116
Rank: 36 out of 116
How Does This Prescriber Compare to Peers?
5% of this provider’s 467 patients filled at least one prescription for a narcotic painkiller, compared to an average of 25%.
Antipsychotics to Seniors
Dangerous Drugs to Seniors
Brand Name Drugs
31% of this provider’s prescriptions were for brand-name drugs, compared to an average of 24%.
$101 was the average price of a prescription from this provider, compared to $89 among peers.
Prescriptions per Patient
6 is the average number of prescriptions (including refills) per patient, compared to an average of 11.
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A narcotic drug. More » Misuse and abuse of narcotics led to some 16,000 overdose deaths in 2010.
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Treats heartburn, gastroeso... +
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 3350
Treats occasional constipat... +
Treats occasional constipation. More info »
Treats ulcers and other sto... +
Treats ulcers and other stomach problems. More info »
Treats heartburn, stomach u... +
Treats heartburn, stomach ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and conditions that cause your stomach to make too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome, endocrine tumors, and systemic mastocytosis. Also helps heal a damaged esophagus, and helps prevent stomach bleeding in patients who have a serious illness. This medicine may be used in combination with antibiotics to treat ulcers. This medicine is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). More info »
Treats erosive esophagitis,... +
Treats erosive esophagitis, heartburn, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and other conditions caused by too much stomach acid. This medicine is a proton pump inhibitor (PPI). More info »
Metoclopramide is used to r... +
Metoclopramide is used to relieve heartburn and speed the healing of ulcers and sores in the esophagus (tube that connects the mouth to the stomach) in people who have gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD; condition in which backward flow of acid from the stomach causes heartburn and injury of the esophagus) that did not get better with other treatments. Metoclopramide is also used to relieve symptoms caused by slow stomach emptying in people who have diabetes. These symptoms include nausea, vomiting, heartburn, loss of appetite, and feeling of fullness that lasts long after meals. Metoclopramide is in a class of medications called prokinetic agents. It works by speeding the movement of food through the stomach and intestines. More info »
Used to treat serious bacte... +
Used to treat serious bacterial infections in different areas of the body. More info »
Pantoprazole is used to tre... +
Pantoprazole is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), a condition in which backward flow of acid from the stomach causes heartburn and possible injury of the esophagus (the tube between the throat and stomach). Pantoprazole is used to treat the symptoms of GERD, allow the esophagus to heal, and prevent further damage to the esophagus. It is also used to treat conditions where the stomach produces too much acid, such as Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Pantoprazole is in a class of medications called proton-pump inhibitors. It works by decreasing the amount of acid made in the stomach. More info »
Treats certain types of lon... +
Treats certain types of long-term constipation by helping you have a bowel movement. Also treats irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in women who have constipation as the main symptom. More info »
Treats and prevents an infl... +
Treats and prevents an inflammatory bowel disease called ulcerative colitis. More info »
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- This provider's address and specialty information was last updated on March 14, 2011.